Origin of the name ALTHAIA.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ALTHAIA.
ALTHAIA (Ἀλθαία). Greek
name, derived from the name of a marsh-mallow, ἀλθαία, noted for its healing
word is used in Homer's Iliad as a proper name. Ἀλθαία
is derived from
ἀλθαίνω, meaning "I heal." (Girls' Christian Names, Swan,